We are working with a New Zealand Hospital who are in need of a locum Paediatrician for cover in December, January and February or part...
Advanced Paediatric Trainee Registrar
Location: North West VIC, Year 2 through to year 6+
Start Date: Nov 2018 - 12months contract
Salary Packaging: $115k-150k+ super and allowances
This Base Hospital is a 160-bed level 1 tertiary teaching hospital. The hospital provides a range of acute services including emergency, maternity, intensive care, paediatrics, general medicine and surgery, medical imaging, pathology, dialysis, mental health (inpatient and community services and a range of ambulatory services.
The Paediatric service consists of 10 paediatric beds and 6 special care nursery cots (Level 3).
The Hospital is affiliated with Monash and La Trobe universities for the provision of undergraduate and postgraduate medical, nursing and allied health education. Affiliations also exist with other universities for clinical placement and training.
Global Medics is presently assisting a hospital in North West Victoria to find an Advanced Paediatric Registrar for a permanent full-time position. The service is supported by 4 staff Specialist Paediatricians together with 4 HMO's and 4th year Medical Students from Monash Rural Clinical School who will also rotate through the service.
The primary function of the role is provision of care for patients and families at a level of skill and autonomy consistent with Advanced Training in Paediatrics. This includes assessment to children admitted, rotational use of investigations, on-going management of care, anticipation and monitoring of progress and planning of timely discharge and appropriate follow up or referral to the appropriate Specialist. There is opportunity to participate in paediatric outpatient clinics
You will be responsible for supervision and teaching of all junior medical members of the clinical team, including medical students. The paediatric unit is staffed 24 hours per day, 7 days a week by the junior medical staff.
The Advanced Paediatric Registrar will be required to be first-on call when rostered after 1700 and on occasions where there is no available junior resident due to sick or unexpected leave.
Located in north-west Victorian on the Murray River approximately 600 km from Melbourne and 380 km from Adelaide. The population and surrounding district (Sunraysia) is approximately 80,000. The region has several daily air services from area to Adelaide and Melbourne taking approximately 1 hour. There are also daily flights to Sydney.
- Advanced Trainee of Royal Australasian College of Physicians (or equivalent)
- Medical qualification (MBBS or equivalent) which is recognised for registration by the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency
- You will have current AHPRA registration or be eligible for registration through the Competent Authority Pathway
- Working with Children Check
If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your CV for further enquiries please contact Babs Dass at 02 8248 2942